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The Auction & Raffle are Back!
2020 AGA Tucson Gala


This exciting fund-raising event will be held during the evening of the prestigious
AGA Gala Dinner on February 5, 2020. We will be offering the items below.

 

G-Shock GG1000-1A (The newest in their Mudmaster series for the extreme sports enthusiast.)
donated by AGA Member Ted Irwin

Jewelry Appraisal Handbook
donated by AGA Member Marti Hubbard

Ametrine - 10.93 carats, 16.0 mm X 14.0mm, Canadiana Cut
donated by AGA Member Donna Hawrelko

"Crimson Geoscape" Photomicrograph on Metal Print - signed by Melissa Allen, Photographer
Runner up in the Gem-A Photographer of the Year Competition 2019. It displays the surface of an 'etched' spessartine rough garnet crystal from the Navegadora Mine, Brazil. Brightfield and direct overhead illumination, FOV-8mm. (11x17")
donated by AGA Member Melissa Allen

Enrollment in the new "Colored Stones Grading" online course by the Gem Color Academy
donated by AGA Member Menahem Sevdermish, Gemewizard

The Colored Stones Grading online course is designed to expand one's practical knowledge for use in the gem business world. It is a critical bridge between the gemological scientific world and the gem and jewelry trade. Using the significant database of real gem online images, as well as an actual gem-like samples kit, students will be able to practice sorting and pricing based on up-to-date prices.

Art Nouveau Jewelry Book 
donated by AGA Member Shirley Mitchell

Antique Shell and Seed Pearl Cameo
donated by AGA Member Antoinette Bonanno Matlins

Jadeite Butterfly Brooch
donated by AGA Member Antoinette Bonanno Matlins

One Year Subscription to Gemworld Gem Guide
donated by AGA Member Richard Drucker

4.17 carat Sphalerite
donated by Gold & Gem Creations

One pair of round mabe pearls 13.5 mm
donated by AGA Member Douglas Liebman

Nevada Turquoise free form cut 151.99 carats
donated by AGA Member Douglas Liebman

Native American Necklace - Turquoise, quartz, coral, lapis lazuli, amethyst and heishe shells
donated by AGA Member Douglas Liebman

Gem-Master 1.81 Refractive Index Liquid
donated by AGA Member Raymond Mason

Green tourmaline, cushion, 2.00 cts
donated byAGA Member Menahem Sevdermish, Gemewizard

John Giamanco's Amazing Homemade Beef Jerky
donated by John Giamanco

Pair of pink spinels, square cushion, total weight 2.32 cts
donated by AGA Member Menahem Sevdermish, Gemewizard

6.04 Fancy Cut Amethyst
donated by donated by Marci Jewelry, Bellevue, WA

 

10x16 Carved Jade
donated by donated by Marci Jewelry, Bellevue, WA

 

13x10 Jade Cab
donated by donated by Marci Jewelry, Bellevue, WA

 

Vintage SS enamel butterfly pin from Norway by Aksel Holmsen
donated by AGA Member Merle Koblenz

GIA Diamond Lite
donated by AGA Member Teri Brossmer

Emerald Cut Kunzite - 20.67 carat
donated by Commercial Mineral Company in Scottsdale, Arizona

Framed Photomicrograph
Hematite Platelets in Feldspar from Tanzania

(not shown in image below)
donated by John & Kristi Koivula

One-year subscription to GemePrice
donated by AGA Member Menahem Sevdermish, Gemewizard


GemePrice™ is an online wholesale pricing system allocating prices to diamonds, colored diamonds, gemstones and jewelry according to the Color Codes generated by Gemewizard®. GemePrice™ enables a user to find the price of a specific gem either by defining the gem's specifications or by browsing through the pricelist's various grades and sizes. GemePrice™ also includes Pricing Station feature for obtaining the current cost prices of multiple gems and metal comprising a jewelry item.

The Dealer's Book of Gems and Diamonds
donated by AGA Member Menahem Sevdermish, Gemewizard
(out-of-print, signed by the Menahem)

Ancestral Jewels Book
donated by AGA Member Shirley Mitchell

Antique Gold and Moonstone Brooch
donated by AGA Member Antoinette Bonanno Matlins

4 sets of Matched Pairs of Peridot
donated by AGA Member Antoinette Bonanno Matlins

Lavender Pink Spinel - 1.59ct
donated by Northwest Gemological Institute

Green Arizona - Oval shape cabochon cut Opal 8.78 carats
donated by Chris Boyd

Oval shape cabochon cut Blue Chrysocolla
donated by Chris Boyd

Oval cut cabochon moonstone  37.17 carats
donated by AGA Member Douglas Liebman

Thom Underwood's Home Roasted Coffee
donated by AGA Member Thom Underwood

Golden tourmaline, cushion, 1.86 cts
donated by AGA Member Menahem Sevdermish, Gemewizard

Orange zircon, cushion, 3.72 cts
donated by AGA Member Menahem Sevdermish, Gemewizard

Red garnet (almandine), triangle, 4.44 cts
donated by AGA Member Menahem Sevdermish, Gemewizard

The Cutting Stages of the Modern Round Brilliant Diamond
donated by AGA Member Adrian Smith

 

2.66 Star Ruby
donated by Marci Jewelry, Bellevue, WA

 

 

 

 


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